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Attention, cord-cutters: Paramount+’s ad-supported tier will soon be cheaper, but there’s a catch

You’ll be able to stream Paramount+ with ads for just $4.99 starting in June, but you’ll have to give up a key perk.

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Google Assistant’s Broadcast feature can now reach you from your phone

Family members can now get broadcasts from Google Assistant even when they’re not near a Google smart speaker. Also: Family Bell gets a much-needed update.

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Get 25% off LastPass Premium, our favorite password manager, for World Password Day

For World Password day LastPass is offering 25 percent off its paid plans, meaning you'll pay just a couple bucks a month for our favorite password manager.

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Phyn adds a remote sensor to its smart water-leak detection lineup

The new gadget can work solo or in concert with the Phyn Plus smart valve.

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Phyn Plus smart water valve review: Sophisticated leak detection and water use analysis—for a price

Yes, it’s even more expensive than the Flo by Moen, but Phyn doesn’t charge extra to inform you how you’re using water.

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Apple HomePod speakers get support for a second third-party music service: Deezer

Deezer will join Pandora as the only two third-party music services that the HomePod and HomePod mini support.

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Roku loses YouTube TV: What's a cord-cutter to do?

Roku loses YouTube TV: Here are the alternatives for cord cutters

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Hisense reveals 8K and dual-cell 4K TVs for U.S. market

Chinese TV manufacturer Hisense revealed its first 8K UHD smart TVs for the U.S. market, along with a new line of proprietary dual-cell 4K sets.

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We love 1More's Stylish True Wireless earbuds, and they're 50% off

1More is selling its Stylish True Wireless in-ear headphones for $50.

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Do Philips Hue smart bulbs need a hub? No, but here's why they're better with one

You can control Philips Hue bulbs via Bluetooth rather than a hub, but here are the features you’ll be missing.

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Proscenic A9 air purifier review: Powerful air flow, questionable odor

An immature app isn’t the least appealing aspect of this smart air purifier

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Celebrate May the Fourth with this highly rated $14 Chewbacca speaker

Amazon is selling this Bitty Boomers Chewbacca Bluetooth speaker for $14 on Star Wars Day.

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Anker Nebula Capsule II R2-D2 Limited Edition review: The Force is strong with this one

This tiny projector packs a big punch, just like its droid namesake. But only hardcore fans will tolerate the upsell.

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The best indoor air quality monitors: Identify the pollutants that can compromise your health and comfort

Whether you suffer from allergies or asthma or just want to optimize your indoor environment, these devices will give you insight into the air you're breathing.

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Is CD-quality music streaming about to go mainstream?

Rumor has it that Apple is about to announce a CD-quality music tier at the same price as its current lossy streaming offering. What if Spotify does the same?